National Air and Space Museum

aerospace museum in Washington, D.C.

The National Air and Space Museum is a museum in Washington, D.C., United States, in the National Mall. It is the most popular Smithsonian museum, and over five million people visit it each year. The museum has the most airplanes and spacecraft in the world.

National Air and Space Museum
EstablishedJuly 1, 1976
LocationWashington, D.C.
Visitors10.000.000.000 (2006)
DirectorGen. John R. Dailey
CuratorTom Crouch
Public transit accessL'Enfant Plaza (Washington Metro) Maryland Avenue exit.

At the museum


There are many exhibits of famous planes or spacecraft at the museum. Here are a list of some of the most famous ones: